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International Ph.D in Economics – Institutions | Business | Quantitative methods

The PhD in Economics at the University of Perugia is a 3-year full-time program designed for highly motivated and qualified international students who wish to attain first-rate research skills. At least 6 months are spent abroad as a visiting researcher.

About our Program

The program is structured into the three curricula: Economics and Institutions, Economics and Business and Quantitative Methods for Economics. Our intensive teaching program (all the courses are taught in english) allows first-year students to acquire a broad set of advanced theoretical and methodological skills, both general and specific to their curriculum.

During their second year, students choose their field of specialization within their curriculum, start working intensively on their research project, spend their visiting period abroad and attend regular seminars held by internationally renowned internal and external faculty.

The third year is entirely dedicated to finalize their research products, which are expected to attain high international standards and publication
potential. Faculty members are highly performing in terms of international publications and are active members of the international academic and research community.

Applications usually open eache year in June.